Kailua man arrested, charged in sex assault

KAILUA, Oahu (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Kailua man has been arrested and charged in connection with the sexual assault of a 19 year old woman.

Honolulu Police identified the suspect as Robert W. Trudeau, 58. He was arrested Thursday morning at his Kailua home, and was charged Thursday night with kidnapping and first-degree sex assault.

According to investigators, the woman told police she was held against her will and sexually assaulted by the suspect at a Kailua-area residence on September 8.

Trudeau's bail was set at $75,000.

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